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Royal Oak named "extraordinary suburb"
The Congress for the New Urbanism recently honored Royal Oak as one of the 10 best communities at controlling urban sprawl, revitalizing and creating workable, eco-friendly Main Streets. The list:
- Montgomery County, Maryland (Washington, D.C.)
- Tempe, Arizona (Phoenix)
- Suisun City, California (Bay Area)
- Shaker Heights, Ohio (Cleveland)
- Royal Oak, Michigan (Detroit)
- Hammond/Whiting/Gary, Indiana (Chicago)
- Burlingame/San Mateo, California (Bay Area)
- Delray Beach, Florida (Palm Beach)
- Markham, Ontario (Toronto)
- Naperville, Illinois (Chicago)
Source: Congress for New Urbanism and UTNE magazine; REAL Trends